MUNICH—Rainer Westermann has been named to take over as head of corporate communications at Infineon Technologies. He comes to Infineon from the PR agency Burson-Marsteller, where he was CEO of Burson-Marsteller Germany for the past four years.
Westermann has worked as a communications professional in Germany, Canada and the USA and has significant technology industry experience. Prior to joining BM, he was responsible for the strategic direction of financial communications at LHS Group in Atlanta. Previously, he headed European public relations for IBM.